What is part?

  • (noun): The extended spatial location of something.
    Synonyms: region
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on part:

8th Infantry Division (Poland)
... World War II, the division was reformed twice as part of two distinct armed forces once as part of the Home Army during the Warsaw Uprising and again ...
5th Army (Russia)
... Reformed under Lelyushenko and Govarov, it played a part in the last-ditch defence of Moscow, and then in the string of offensive and defensive campaigns that eventually saw the Soviet armies liberate all of Soviet ... advanced as far as East Prussia before it was moved east to take part in the Soviet attack on Japan ... Since 1945 under the Soviet and now Russian flag it has formed part of the Far East Military District keeping watch on the border with the People's Republic of China ...
Xterm
... It rapidly became clear that it would be more useful as part of X than as a standalone program, so it was retargeted to X ... As Gettys tells the story, "part of why xterm's internals are so horrifying is that it was originally intended that a single process be able to drive multiple VS100 displays." After many years as part of ...
Zgorzelec - History
... the region of Lusatia, which soon after became a part of Bohemia ... Thus the city was a part of the Prussian province of Silesia from 1815 until 1945 ... The German part retained the name Görlitz, while the Polish part became Zgorzelec ...
Yvelines - Geography
... The eastern part of the department, as well as its northern part along the Seine, is part of the Paris metropolitan area, but the rest of the department is ... Two regional parks can be found in Yvelines the parc of the Haute Vallée de Chevreuse and part of the parc of Vexin Français ...

More definitions of "part":

  • (noun): A portion of a natural object.
    Synonyms: piece
  • (noun): A line where the hair is parted.
    Example: "His part was right in the middle"
  • (noun): Something less than the whole of a human artifact.
    Example: "The rear part of the house"
    Synonyms: portion
  • (noun): Something determined in relation to something that includes it.
    Example: "He wanted to feel a part of something bigger than himself"
    Synonyms: portion, component part, component
  • (noun): So far as concerns the actor specified.
    Example: "It requires vigilance on our part" or "they resisted every effort on his part"
  • (noun): Any one of a number of individual efforts in a common endeavor.
    Synonyms: contribution, share
  • (noun): The actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group.
    Example: "The government must do its part"
    Synonyms: function, office, role
  • (verb): Go one's own away; move apart.
    Synonyms: separate, split
  • (noun): One of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole.
    Example: "The written part of the exam"
    Synonyms: section, division
  • (noun): The melody carried by a particular voice or instrument in polyphonic music.
    Example: "He tried to sing the tenor part"
    Synonyms: voice
  • (noun): Assets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group.
    Synonyms: share, portion, percentage

Famous quotes containing the word part:

    The denunciation of the young is a necessary part of the hygiene of older people, and greatly assists the circulation of their blood.
    Logan Pearsall Smith (1865–1946)

    These are days ... when a great cloud of trouble hangs and broods over the greater part of the world.... Then all about them, all about us, sits the silent, waiting tribunal which is going to utter the ultimate judgment upon this struggle.... No man is wise enough to produce judgment, but we call hold our spirits in readiness to accept the truth when it dawns on us and is revealed to us in the outcome of this titanic struggle.
    Woodrow Wilson (1856–1924)

    In writing these Tales ... at long intervals, I have kept the book-unity always in mind ... with reference to its effect as part of a whole.
    Edgar Allan Poe (1809–1849)